Credit Suisse AG Announces that the Acceleration Date for the Early Redemption of its LCPR and SCPR ETNs is Expected to be January 2, 2013

Dec 20, 2012, 17:30 ET from Credit Suisse AG

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Credit Suisse AG announced today that the acceleration date for the early redemption of its 2x Long Copper ETNs ("LCPR") and 2x Inverse Copper ETNs ("SCPR") is expected to be January 2, 2013.

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Because the London Metal Exchange will be closed on December 26, 2012 due to the Boxing Day public holiday in the United Kingdom, the final index business day of the accelerated valuation period for LCPR and SCPR is expected to be December 27, 2012, and the acceleration date for the early redemption of LCPR and SCPR, which will be three business days after the last day of their respective valuation periods, is expected to be January 2, 2013. Credit Suisse announced on December 14, 2012 that it was redeeming four ETNs, including LCPR and SCPR.

None of the other ETNs offered by Credit Suisse AG are affected by this announcement.


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VelocityShares 2x Long Copper ETN due February 9, 2032



VelocityShares 2x Inverse Copper ETN due February 9, 2032



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